Future and Strategic Technologies
What Are the Biggest Problems Facing Us in the 21st Century? a review of 21 LESSONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY By Yuval Noah Harari
- an example of such a company was BackChannel, which is described in NSA PRISM's Commercial Cousin. This story about telecommunications industry in 2000s sounds similar perhaps to what is happening with the banking industry (more to retail than to corporate?) in 2010-2020s.
And interesting question how PRISM responds to "blockchain phenomenon".
- this idea is going to happen anyway? ... Google's Hypothetical 'Selfish Ledger' Imagines Collecting All Your Data to Push You to Change Society
- another example is collective decision making Dalio Has an Unbelievable Algorithm, which gave Bridgewater Associates a strategic advantage beyond their influential and insightful CEO .... during 20-30 years
- Personal growth TOOL
a) scientific method of experimentation (ala Lean Startup on the level of an individual) - building a career and evolving vocation
b) balance between doing and learning - allocation of attention and effort
c) collective judgement of "markets" through collective supervision and expert supervision. Psychology and sociology will play a role, see Absolute Brain Size Matters a Conversation with Brian Hare
d) fostering the positive feedback "Knowledge Loop"
current proxy competitors? ( https://remote.co/remote-jobs/it/ ,
CTRL-labs uses state-of-the-art signal detection and machine learning to read your neurons from outside the body. The first step will be technology precisely picking up the signals from inside your body to control devices outside of it with little more than natural gestures. The next step — and we are already closer than most people realize — will be reading the intention directly from your brain.
A representation app for data by Albert Wenger, where he argues for new UX in crypto
Why we built a self-writing Wikipedia
Amy Heineike explains how Primer created a self-updating knowledge base that can track factual claims in unstructured text.
Project Cybersyn: the afterlife of Chile’s socialist internet interesting historic example with lessons, but outdated
Google's next big thing will likely come from one of its new
priority areas, like cloud, transportation, and healthcare. Each has
a massive, global addressable market and plays well to Google's
strength in AI.
- Scape Technologies A digital framework for the physical world